Wednesday, 2nd September 2015
Indonesia Top News
  • Number of Indonesia domestic air passengers up 13.51% in July

    8 hours ago
    The number of domestic air passengers rose by 13.51 percent in July, reaching 6.4 million compared to only 5.7 million in June 2105, Chief of the National Statistics Agency Suryamin stated here on Tuesday. "This is the ...

  • Kammi discusses economic condition with VP Kalla

    8 hours ago
    Some representatives from the Indonesian Muslim Students Action Union (Kammi) met Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla on Tuesday to discuss the latest developments in Indonesias economic condition. "Today, we discussed with the ...

  • Infrastructure to host Sail Tomini to be readied on time

    8 hours ago
    The infrastructure necessary to host the upcoming international maritime event of Sail Tomini 2015 will be readied on time, stated Director General of Cipta Karya of the Public Works and Housing Ministry Andreas Suhono. ...

  • Indonesian police uncover alleged abuse of CSR funds at Pertamina Foundation

    10 hours ago
    The National Police Detective Board (Bareskrim) has found an alleged abuse of corporate social responsibility (CSR) funds worth Rp126 billion during a search conducted at the Pertamina Foundation on Tuesday. Based on the ...

  • RI will handle current economic turmoil well: IMF chief
    10 hours ago
    International Monetary Fund (IMF) Chief, Christine Lagarde, said she believed Indonesia will be able to handle the current economic challenges well. "The development of the global economic condition still remains ...
  • Jokowi receives names of eight candidates for KPK commissioner posts
    12 hours ago
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) received the Corruption Eradication Commissions (KPKs) selection committee members who submitted the names of eight candidates for the posts of KPK commissioners here on Tuesday. ...
  • President holds luncheon for motorbike taxi drivers
    12 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo held a luncheon for motorbike taxi, minibus public transport, and pedicab drivers at the State Palace here on Tuesday. "I have invited them here just to have lunch. I have no other interests," the ...
  • Demonstrators "besiege" presidential palace
    13 hours ago
    Thousands of laborers grouped under the Indonesian Workers Movement (GBI) staged a long march from Bank Indonesia traffic circle to the Presidential Palace to voice their demands on Tuesday. The masses of workers came from ...
  • Foreign investment in Indonesian highest in ASEAN
    22 hours ago
    The foreign investment in Indonesia during the first half of 2015 is the highest in ASEAN region, head of the Investment Coordinating Board Franky Sibarani said here Monday. Data obtained from the Financial Times showed ...
  • Jokowi has no plan yet to seek more foreign loan
    31st August 2015
    Leading economist Hendri Saparini said President Joko (Jokowi) Widodo agrees that there is need yet to take emergency option of using foreign loan to stabilize rupiah against the U.S. dollar. "We agreed that it is not ...